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Supplier and Market Intelligence: Key IT Resources

In my recent post about Supplier and Market Intelligence (SMI) Literacy, I write that there are three phases of SMI Literacy, with the first two being 1) identifying resources and…

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Horses for Sources: 2013 Procurement Outsourcing Blueprint

HfS Principal Analyst Brian Dubiel provides insights into the procurement outsourcing market. Providers “that are driving the world of procurement outsourcing” are visualized in the report “HfS Blueprint 2013: Procurement…

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The Crowdsourced IT Research Model: A New Way to Evaluate IT in the Procurement Process?

Peer analysis. Crowdsourced knowledge. User-generated content. Community-based research platform. These are some of the terms used to describe a new generation of IT research startups. This new generation is introducing…

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